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Raising Awareness of New Opportunities: The Case of the Dividend in Africa

Thursday, March 23, 2023 at 2:40pm to 4:35pm

Uris Hall, G-08 109 Tower Road

Institute for African Development Weekly Seminar Series

In this seminar, we will explore promising avenues to improve the science-policy interface in Africa. The seminar will cover multiple themes under this broad umbrella, including (a) reviews of productive modes of interfacing science and policy, (b) detailed explorations of the policy-making process in the region, including current obstacles to building strong S/P interfaces, (c) efforts to train the region’s scientists in policy communication, (d) the role of mass media, new media, and civil society in the process, (e) the role of national and regional think-tanks, (f) advocacy efforts directed at policy-makers to promote an evidence-based culture.

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Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Institute for African Development, Global Cornell, Global Development, Sustainability

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